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Table 3 Alleles identified in each population, numbers (N) and frequencies (fx). The different alleles are represented by the first letter of the corresponding family for MSP-1 (R, K and M) and Mp for MSP-2, accompanied by the size of the PCR product.

From: Plasmodiumdiversity in non-malaria individuals from the Bioko Island in Equatorial Guinea (West Central-Africa)

  Sacriba Bareso Ureka
  N fx N Fx N fx
MSP-1       
R150 9 0.23 5 0.19 14 0.18
K100 5 0.13 - 0.0 5 0.06
K125 - 0.0 2 0.12 - 0.0
K140 - 0.0 1 0.06 - 0.0
K150 - 0.0 - 0.0 19 0.24
K160 - 0.0 1 0.06 5 0.06
K175 - 0.0 3 0.19 3 0.04
K200 9 0.23 1 0.06 15 0.19
K225 3 0.08 3 0.19 1 0.01
K250 3 0.08 2 0.12 - 0.0
M175 - 0.0 - 0.0 2 0.02
M200 2 0.05 4 0.25 2 0.02
M225 4 0.10 - 0.0 7 0.09
M250 2 0.05 2 0.16 5 0.06
M275 1 0.03 2 0.16 1 0.01
M300 1 0.03 - 0.0 - 0.0
MSP-2       
Mp300 - 0.0 1 0.12 1 0.02
Mp400 - 0.0 - 0.0 9 0.21
Mp450 5 0.50 - 0.0 5 0.12
Mp500 4 0.40 4 0.50 10 0.23
Mp550 1 0.10 2 0.25 10 0.23
Mp600 - 0.0 1 0.12 6 0.13
Mp650 - 0.0 - 0.0 1 0.02
Mp700 - 0.0 - 0.0 1 0.02